July 9, 2017 at 10:51 p.m.
SPORTS HELP NEEDED: The Longview News-Journal needs correspondents to help with football coverage for the 2017 high school football season.
Those interested in covering games should contact sports editor Jack Stallard by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone (903) 237-7760.
Those interested in shooting photos of local games should send examples of their work and other contact information to Michael Cavazos at email@example.com or Les Hassell at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ARK-LA-TEX GOLF: The Ark-La-Tex Junior Golf Tour has begun its summer season.
Membership applications are now available for members and renewal memberships, and 2017 handbooks are ready for delivery upon receipt of application.
Membership fee is $30, and tournament entry fee is $25. Ages are (Pre-Tour) 7-9 coed, 10-11 boys and girls and 12-14 girls (9-hole flights) and (Regular Tour) 12-13 boys, 14-15 boys, 16-18 boys and 15-18 girls (18-hole flights).
The tour will hold 10 events, including six at Longview courses. Other events will be held in Texarkana and New Boston.
Call-ins and walk-ups are welcome. Players should be at the course on tournament days between 7 and 7:15 a.m.
The next event is set for Monday at Alpine in Longview.
For information: Dick Williams (903) 663-6305 or (903) 235-8585.